Grotto Volunteers

Men Of Grace

The Drs. of Smiles (Grotto volunteers) are key to the operation of the dental program. They are the Grotto representatives in the community who work with families, dentists, and the Humanitarian Foundation to ensure that special kids get special smiles.
At the first Dr. Smiles seminar in 2011, Edward Sterling, DDS, (Achbar Grotto) aptly described what a Dr. of Smiles does and who he is in the following way:

A Doctor of Smiles is a:

Mediator
Ambassador
Negotiator

Originator
Facilitator

Grantor of Help
Recruiter
Advocate
Conduit
Enabler